International Space Station Fast Facts

(CNN)Here’s a look at the International Space Station (ISS), a spacecraft built by a partnership of 16 nations. Mass: 925,335 pounds (419,725 kilograms) Habitable Volume: 13,696 cubic feet (388 cubic meters) Solar Array Length: 239.4 feet (73 meters) As of May 2019, there have been 217 spacewalks conducted for station assembly and maintenance, a total of more than 56 days. In May 2016, the space station marked its 100,000th orbit of the Earth. It orbits Earth 16 times a day. …

International Space Station Fast Facts

(CNN)Here’s a look at the International Space Station (ISS), a spacecraft built by a partnership of 16 nations. Mass: 925,335 pounds (419,725 kilograms) Habitable Volume: 13,696 cubic feet (388 cubic meters) Solar Array Length: 239.4 feet (73 meters) As of May 2019, there have been 217 spacewalks conducted for station assembly and maintenance, a total of more than 56 days. In May 2016, the space station marked its 100,000th orbit of the Earth. It orbits Earth 16 times a day. …

International Space Station Fast Facts

(CNN)Here’s a look at the International Space Station (ISS), a spacecraft built by a partnership of 16 nations. Mass: 925,335 pounds (419,725 kilograms) Habitable Volume: 13,696 cubic feet (388 cubic meters) Solar Array Length: 239.4 feet (73 meters) As of May 2019, there have been 217 spacewalks conducted for station assembly and maintenance, a total of more than 56 days. In May 2016, the space station marked its 100,000th orbit of the Earth. It orbits Earth 16 times a day. …

International Space Station Fast Facts

(CNN)Here’s a look at the International Space Station (ISS), a spacecraft built by a partnership of 16 nations. Mass: 925,335 pounds (419,725 kilograms) Habitable Volume: 13,696 cubic feet (388 cubic meters) Solar Array Length: 239.4 feet (73 meters) As of May 2019, there have been 217 spacewalks conducted for station assembly and maintenance, a total of more than 56 days. In May 2016, the space station marked its 100,000th orbit of the Earth. It orbits Earth 16 times a day. …

International Space Station Fast Facts

(CNN)Here’s a look at the International Space Station (ISS), a spacecraft built by a partnership of 16 nations. Mass: 925,335 pounds (419,725 kilograms) Habitable Volume: 13,696 cubic feet (388 cubic meters) Solar Array Length: 239.4 feet (73 meters) As of May 2019, there have been 217 spacewalks conducted for station assembly and maintenance, a total of more than 56 days. In May 2016, the space station marked its 100,000th orbit of the Earth. It orbits Earth 16 times a day. …

Call to arms: how can Australia avoid a slow and painful decline?

Australia has been warned it risks drifting into the future if it fails to respond to challenges in a fast-changing world Australia is at a crossroads. Drift towards a future of slow decline economically and socially or, if action is taken now to address our most important challenges, create a future of greater prosperity for all, globally competitive industries and a sustainable environment. That is the conclusion of a major report bringing together the thinking of more than 50 leaders …

Call to arms: how can Australia avoid a slow and painful decline?

Australia has been warned it risks drifting into the future if it fails to respond to challenges in a fast-changing world Australia is at a crossroads. Drift towards a future of slow decline economically and socially or, if action is taken now to address our most important challenges, create a future of greater prosperity for all, globally competitive industries and a sustainable environment. That is the conclusion of a major report bringing together the thinking of more than 50 leaders …

Call to arms: how can Australia avoid a slow and painful decline?

Australia has been warned it risks drifting into the future if it fails to respond to challenges in a fast-changing world Australia is at a crossroads. Drift towards a future of slow decline economically and socially or, if action is taken now to address our most important challenges, create a future of greater prosperity for all, globally competitive industries and a sustainable environment. That is the conclusion of a major report bringing together the thinking of more than 50 leaders …

Call to arms: how can Australia avoid a slow and painful decline?

Australia has been warned it risks drifting into the future if it fails to respond to challenges in a fast-changing world Australia is at a crossroads. Drift towards a future of slow decline economically and socially or, if action is taken now to address our most important challenges, create a future of greater prosperity for all, globally competitive industries and a sustainable environment. That is the conclusion of a major report bringing together the thinking of more than 50 leaders …

Former Trump Aide Hope Hicks Frustrates Democrats With Limited Testimony

White House lawyers asserted immunity for Hicks on matters involving her 14 months in the Trump administration, continuing the strategy of not cooperating with investigations by the Democratic-led House of Representatives. Hicks also was directed not to answer questions about material she already told Special Counsel Robert Mueller during his investigation of Russian election interference and possible obstruction by Trump, the lawmakers said. Associated Press Democratic lawmakers said White House lawyers did not claim executive privilege but argued that Hicks …